Past events

  1. May 12 2022

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, May 12, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  2. May 12 2022

    10:00 a.m. Young Adult Services Forum Meeting & 11:00 a.m. Presentation by Kelly Jensen

    Thursday, May 12, 2022 10:00am–11:30pm

    Zoom Meeting

  3. May 9 2022

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, May 9, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  4. May 6 2022

    2022 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 6, 2022 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  5. May 5 2022

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Thursday, May 5, 2022 10:00am–2:00pm

    TBA

  6. May 5 2022

    ILA Executive Board Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, May 5, 2022

  7. May 2 2022

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 2, 2022 1:00pm–3:00pm

    TBA

  8. May 2 2022

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 2, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    TBA

  9. Apr 29 2022

    2022 Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 29, 2022 10:00am–1:30pm

    Virtual, IL

  10. Apr 29 2022

    Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 29, 2022 10:00am–1:30pm

  11. Apr 27 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Readers' Choice Presentation: Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award

    Wednesday, Apr 27, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  12. Apr 22 2022

    April Journal Club - Affordability of Course Materials: Reactive and Proactive Measures at The Ohio State University Libraries

    Friday, Apr 22, 2022 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  13. Apr 20 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Readers' Choice Presentation: Bluestem Award

    Wednesday, Apr 20, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  14. Apr 15 2022

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Apr 15, 2022 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  15. Apr 14 2022

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 14, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  16. Apr 14 2022

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 14, 2022 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  17. Apr 13 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Readers' Choice Presentation: Lincoln Award

    Wednesday, Apr 13, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  18. Apr 13 2022

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Apr 13, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  19. Apr 12 2022

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Apr 12, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

  20. Apr 11 2022

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Apr 11, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  21. Apr 8 2022

    2022 Reaching Forward South Conference

    Friday, Apr 8, 2022 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S 1st Street, Champaign, IL 61820

  22. Apr 6 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Readers' Choice Presentation: Monarch Award

    Wednesday, Apr 6, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  23. Apr 4 2022

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 4, 2022 1:00pm–3:00pm

    TBA

  24. Apr 4 2022

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 4, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    TBA

  25. Apr 4 2022

    Annual Conference Program Proposals Deadline

    Monday, Apr 4, 2022

  26. Apr 1 2022

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Apr 1, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  27. Apr 1 2022

    Spark: Open Pathways - Exploring the Intersections of Diversity Equity and Inclusion and Open Educational Resources

    Friday, Apr 1, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  28. Mar 25 2022

    March Journal Club - Teaching with Intent: Applying Culturally Responsive Teaching to Library Instruction

    Friday, Mar 25, 2022 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  29. Mar 25 2022

    Reaching Forward Committee Meeting

    Friday, Mar 25, 2022 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  30. Mar 18 2022

    Marketing Forum Roundtable: Rolling with the Punches – COVID-19

    Friday, Mar 18, 2022 11:00am–12:00pm

  31. Mar 18 2022

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Mar 18, 2022 11:00am–12:00pm

  32. Mar 17 2022

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 17, 2022 10:00am–2:00pm

    TBA

  33. Mar 16 2022

    Career Pathway Talk Series Webinar: No Experience Necessary: How Career Changers Can Find Success in Librarianship

    Wednesday, Mar 16, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  34. Mar 14 2022

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Mar 14, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  35. Mar 11 2022

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Mar 11, 2022 10:00am–2:00pm

    Zoom

  36. Mar 11 2022

    Resources & Technical Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Mar 11, 2022 9:00am–10:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  37. Mar 10 2022

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 10, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  38. Mar 10 2022

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 10, 2022 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  39. Mar 9 2022

    ILA Noon Network: The Power of Labels: LGBTQIA Books and Thematic Spine Labels

    Wednesday, Mar 9, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  40. Mar 7 2022

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday–Thursday, Mar 7–17, 2022 1:00pm

    TBA

  41. Mar 7 2022

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 7, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    TBA

  42. Mar 5 2022

    2022 Trustee Forum Spring Workshops

    Saturday, Mar 5–May 14, 2022 10:00am

    Virtual via Zoom

  43. Mar 3 2022

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 3, 2022 3:00pm–4:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  44. Mar 3 2022

    ILA Executive Board Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, Mar 3, 2022

  45. Feb 28 2022

    ILA Noon Network: New Job Toolkits: Blending Community and Library Resources to Aid Jobseekers

    Monday, Feb 28, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  46. Feb 28 2022

    Northwestern Illinois Library Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 28, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom

  47. Feb 25 2022

    ILA Forum Open House

    Friday, Feb 25, 2022 12:00pm–2:00pm

  48. Feb 25 2022

    Reaching Forward South Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 25, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  49. Feb 22 2022

    Best Practices Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Feb 22, 2022 11:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  50. Feb 21 2022

    Presidents' Day North Suburban & Chicago Library Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 21, 2022 9:00am–10:30am

    Zoom

  51. Feb 21 2022

    ILA Office Closed - Presidents' Day

    Monday, Feb 21, 2022

  52. Feb 18 2022

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Feb 18, 2022 11:00am–12:00pm

  53. Feb 18 2022

    Reaching Forward Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 18, 2022 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  54. Feb 16 2022

    ILA SANP Forum Quarterly Meeting

    Wednesday, Feb 16, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Zoom

  55. Feb 14 2022

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Feb 14, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  56. Feb 14 2022

    Metro East & Southern Illinois Library Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 14, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom

  57. Feb 11 2022

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 11, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

  58. Feb 11 2022

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 11, 2022 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  59. Feb 10 2022

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  60. Feb 10 2022

    Young Adult Services Forum Professional Development

    Thursday, Feb 10, 2022 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  61. Feb 9 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Perfect Pairings: Libraries and Little Free Pantries

    Wednesday, Feb 9, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  62. Feb 7 2022

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 7, 2022 1:00pm–3:00pm

    TBA

  63. Feb 7 2022

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 7, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    TBA

  64. Feb 7 2022

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 7, 2022 9:30am–10:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  65. Feb 4 2022

    South Suburban & Chicago Library Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 4, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom

  66. Feb 4 2022

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Feb 4, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  67. Jan 31 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Beyond Banned Books: Defending Intellectual Freedom Throughout Your Library with Kristin Pekoll

    Monday, Jan 31, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  68. Jan 28 2022

    Central Illinois Library Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Jan 28, 2022 8:00am–9:00am

    Zoom

  69. Jan 26 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Youth Literature and Education Students in an Online World

    Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  70. Jan 25 2022

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022 1:00pm–2:00pm

  71. Jan 24 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Pop-up Projects, DIY Drop-ins, and Silly Stations...Oh My!

    Monday, Jan 24, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  72. Jan 24 2022

    West Suburban & Chicago Library Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Jan 24, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom

  73. Jan 21 2022

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Jan 21, 2022 11:00am–12:00pm

  74. Jan 19 2022

    Career Pathway Talk Series: How to Network Effectively

    Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  75. Jan 13 2022

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 13, 2022 2:00pm–3:00pm

  76. Jan 13 2022

    ILA Executive Board Mid-Year Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 13, 2022 1:00pm–4:00pm

    Zoom

  77. Jan 13 2022

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 13, 2022 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  78. Jan 12 2022

    ILA Noon Network: Breaking Canons and Building Community: Zines, DEI, and the Academic Library

    Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 12:00pm–1:00pm

  79. Jan 12 2022

    RTSF Meeting

    Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  80. Jan 10 2022

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 10–Oct 10, 2022 1:00pm

    TBA

  81. Jan 10 2022

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 10, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    TBA

  82. Jan 10 2022

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jan 10, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  83. Jan 8 2022

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Jan 8, 2022 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  84. Jan 6 2022

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 6, 2022 1:00pm–2:00pm

  85. Jan 5 2022

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Jan 5, 2022 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  86. Jan 3 2022

    ILA Executive Board Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Monday, Jan 3, 2022

  87. Dec 31 2021

    ILA Office Closed - New Year's Eve

    Friday, Dec 31, 2021

  88. Dec 30 2021

    ILA Office Closed - New Year's Day (Observed)

    Thursday, Dec 30, 2021

  89. Dec 27 2021

    ILA Office Closed - Christmas Day (Observed)

    Monday, Dec 27, 2021

  90. Dec 24 2021

    ILA Office Closed - Christmas Eve

    Friday, Dec 24, 2021

  91. Dec 17 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Dec 17, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  92. Dec 13 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Dec 13, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  93. Dec 6 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 6, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  94. Dec 6 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 6, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  95. Dec 3 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Dec 3, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  96. Nov 25 2021

    ILA Office Closed - Thanksgiving

    Thursday–Friday, Nov 25–26, 2021

  97. Nov 22 2021

    Ready, Set, Advocate Module Three

    Monday, Nov 22, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  98. Nov 22 2021

    Ready, Set, Advocate Webinar - Module Three

    Monday, Nov 22, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  99. Nov 20 2021

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Nov 20, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting or at Brookfield Public Library, 3541 Park Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513

  100. Nov 19 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Nov 19, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  101. Nov 18 2021

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 18, 2021 10:00am–2:00pm

    Zoom

  102. Nov 17 2021

    ILA SANP Forum Quarterly Meeting

    Wednesday, Nov 17, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Zoom

  103. Nov 15 2021

    Ready, Set, Advocate Webinar - Module Two

    Monday, Nov 15, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  104. Nov 11 2021

    Academic Library Spaces: Advancing Student Success and Helping Students Thrive

    Thursday, Nov 11, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  105. Nov 11 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 11, 2021 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  106. Nov 10 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Illinois Libraries Present Launches

    Wednesday, Nov 10, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  107. Nov 8 2021

    Ready, Set, Advocate Webinar - Module One

    Monday, Nov 8, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  108. Nov 8 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Nov 8, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  109. Nov 5 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Nov 5, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  110. Nov 5 2021

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Nov 5, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  111. Nov 4 2021

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Thursday, Nov 4, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  112. Nov 4 2021

    ILA Executive Board Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, Nov 4, 2021

  113. Nov 1 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 1, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  114. Nov 1 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 1, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  115. Oct 29 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Oct 29, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  116. Oct 21 2021

    3rd Thursday Social Hour, Presented by the ILA Youth Services Forum

    Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 6:30pm–7:30pm

  117. Oct 21 2021

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Oct 21, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  118. Oct 12 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Networking Event

    Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 4:15pm–5:15pm

  119. Oct 12 2021

    2021 ILA Annual Conference Virtual

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 12–14, 2021 10:00am

    Virtual via PheedLoop, IL

  120. Oct 12 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Meeting

    Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 9:00am–9:45am

    Zoom Meeting

  121. Oct 11 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Oct 11, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  122. Oct 4 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 4, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  123. Oct 4 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 4, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  124. Sep 29 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Practical (Magic) Management: Tips and Tricks from Youth Services Department Managers for Youth Services Department Managers

    Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  125. Sep 29 2021

    Journal Club -- Dreaming Revolutionary Futures: Critical Race’s Centrality to Ending White Supremacy

    Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  126. Sep 23 2021

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 10:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  127. Sep 22 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

  128. Sep 22 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Social Workers Changing Lives

    Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  129. Sep 20 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Wine & Words: Hosting an Adult Spelling Bee

    Monday, Sep 20, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  130. Sep 17 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum September Roundtable

    Friday, Sep 17, 2021 11:00am–12:20pm

  131. Sep 17 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 17, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  132. Sep 17 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Sep 17, 2021 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  133. Sep 13 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Sep 13, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  134. Sep 10 2021

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Sep 10, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  135. Sep 9 2021

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 9, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  136. Sep 9 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 9, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  137. Sep 8 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Illinois State LIbrary's Illinois Center for the Book: Reading Programs for Your Student and Home Schooled Patrons

    Wednesday, Sep 8, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  138. Sep 6 2021

    ILA Office Closed - Labor Day

    Monday, Sep 6, 2021

  139. Aug 30 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 30, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  140. Aug 30 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 30, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  141. Aug 23 2021

    ILA Awards Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 23, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  142. Aug 21 2021

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Aug 21, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Ela Area Public Library and Zoom Meeting, 275 Mohawk Trail, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

  143. Aug 20 2021

    Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Aug 20, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  144. Aug 20 2021

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Aug 20, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  145. Aug 18 2021

    ILA SANP Forum Quarterly Meeting

    Wednesday, Aug 18, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Zoom

  146. Aug 16 2021

    Library Card Sign-up Month Town Hall

    Monday, Aug 16, 2021 12:00pm–1:30pm

  147. Aug 13 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Aug 13, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

  148. Aug 12 2021

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Aug 12, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  149. Aug 12 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Networking Meeting

    Thursday, Aug 12, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

  150. Aug 9 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Aug 9, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  151. Jul 26 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Readers' Choice Presentation - Lincoln Award

    Monday, Jul 26, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  152. Jul 21 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Readers' Choice Presentation - Monarch Award

    Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  153. Jul 19 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Readers' Choice Presentation - Bluestem Award

    Monday, Jul 19, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  154. Jul 14 2021

    ILA Orientation for Executive Board, Forums, and Committees

    Wednesday, Jul 14, 2021 1:00pm

    Zoom

  155. Jul 14 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Rebuilding Trust in Truth

    Wednesday, Jul 14, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  156. Jul 13 2021

    ILA Executive Board Orientation & Meeting

    Tuesday, Jul 13, 2021 1:00pm

    Zoom

  157. Jul 12 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jul 12, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  158. Jul 9 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Jul 9, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

  159. Jul 9 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jul 9, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  160. Jul 8 2021

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jul 8, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  161. Jul 5 2021

    ILA Office Closed - Independence Day

    Monday, Jul 5, 2021

  162. Jul 1 2021

    2021 Directors University

    Thursday, Jul 1–Sep 30, 2021 9:00am

    Online, Chicago, IL 60654

  163. Jun 24 2021

    ALA Annual Conference

    Thursday–Tuesday, Jun 24–29, 2021

    Chicago, IL

  164. Jun 18 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Jun 18, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  165. Jun 18 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Jun 18, 2021 10:00am–11:30am

    Zoom Meeting

  166. Jun 14 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jun 14, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  167. Jun 11 2021

    Spark: Looking Back, Looking Forward

    Friday, Jun 11, 2021 9:30am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  168. Jun 10 2021

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 10, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  169. Jun 10 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 10, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

  170. Jun 9 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Self-Care for Library Staff

    Wednesday, Jun 9, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  171. Jun 7 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 7, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  172. Jun 7 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 7, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  173. Jun 5 2021

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Jun 5, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  174. May 20 2021

    Youth Services Forum Third Thursday Social Hour

    Thursday, May 20, 2021 6:00pm–7:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  175. May 20 2021

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:00am

    TBA

  176. May 17 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, May 17, 2021 9:00am–10:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  177. May 15 2021

    Trustee Forum May Workshop

    Saturday, May 15, 2021 9:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  178. May 13 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Professional Development

    Thursday, May 13, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  179. May 12 2021

    ILA Noon Network Webinar: Are You Ready to Celebrate Rainbow Book Month?

    Wednesday, May 12, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  180. May 7 2021

    Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 7, 2021 9:00am–4:45pm

    Online Conference

  181. May 6 2021

    ILA Finance Committee Meeting

    Thursday, May 6, 2021 10:00am

    Zoom

  182. May 6 2021

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Thursday, May 6, 2021

    Zoom

  183. May 3 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 3, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  184. May 3 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 3, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  185. Apr 30 2021

    April Journal Club

    Friday, Apr 30, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  186. Apr 30 2021

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Apr 30, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  187. Apr 29 2021

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 29, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

  188. Apr 24 2021

    2021 Elevate Illinois Libraries Leadership Program

    Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 8:30am–12:30pm

    Virtual via Zoom, IL

  189. Apr 24 2021

    Elevate Illinois Libraries Leadership Program

    Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 8:30am–12:30pm

    Zoom Meeting

  190. Apr 23 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Apr 23, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  191. Apr 21 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Inclusivity Listens: Podcast Discussion

    Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  192. Apr 19 2021

    2021 Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 19, 2021 9:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  193. Apr 17 2021

    Trustee Forum April Workshop

    Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  194. Apr 16 2021

    2021 Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 16, 2021 1:00pm–5:00pm

    Virtual, IL

  195. Apr 15 2021

    Youth Services Forum Third Thursday Social Hour

    Thursday, Apr 15, 2021 6:00pm–7:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  196. Apr 15 2021

    Reaching Forward South Conference

    Thursday–Friday, Apr 15–16, 2021 9:30am

    Online Conference

  197. Apr 15 2021

    2021 Reaching Forward Illinois

    Thursday–Friday, Apr 15–May 7, 2021 8:00am

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Online, IL

  198. Apr 12 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Intellectual Freedom in an Age of Political Polarization: A Conversation with Nadine Strossen and Emily Knox

    Monday, Apr 12, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  199. Apr 12 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Apr 12, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  200. Apr 9 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Apr 9, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  201. Apr 8 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 8, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  202. Apr 5 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 5, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  203. Apr 5 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 5, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom, 33 W. Grand Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60654

  204. Apr 1 2021

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 1, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  205. Mar 31 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Librarianship Specializations: Beyond “Traditional” Library Careers

    Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  206. Mar 25 2021

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 25, 2021 10:00am

    TBA

  207. Mar 23 2021

    2021 Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  208. Mar 19 2021

    Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Mar 19, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  209. Mar 18 2021

    Youth Services Forum Third Thursday Social Hour

    Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 6:00pm–7:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  210. Mar 17 2021

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Mar 17, 2021 3:00pm–4:00pm

  211. Mar 13 2021

    2021 Trustee Forum Spring Workshops

    Saturday, Mar 13–May 15, 2021 10:00am

    Virtual via Zoom

  212. Mar 13 2021

    Trustee Forum March Workshop

    Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  213. Mar 12 2021

    IACRL Spring Covid-19 Town Hall: One Year Later

    Friday, Mar 12, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  214. Mar 12 2021

    ILA Finance Committee Meeting

    Friday, Mar 12, 2021 10:00am

    TBA

  215. Mar 12 2021

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday, Mar 12, 2021

    TBA

  216. Mar 8 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Mar 8, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  217. Mar 5 2021

    Northwestern Illinois Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Friday, Mar 5, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

  218. Mar 5 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Mar 5, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  219. Mar 5 2021

    Deadline to Submit Elevate Applications

    Friday, Mar 5, 2021 12:55am

  220. Mar 1 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 1, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  221. Mar 1 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 1, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  222. Feb 26 2021

    Central Illinois Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 26, 2021 8:00am–9:00am

  223. Feb 23 2021

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  224. Feb 22 2021

    Metro East Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 22, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

  225. Feb 19 2021

    West Suburban Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 19, 2021 12:00pm–1:30pm

  226. Feb 19 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Feb 19, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  227. Feb 18 2021

    February IACRL Journal Club

    Thursday, Feb 18, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  228. Feb 15 2021

    Presidents’ Day N. Suburban Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 15, 2021 9:00am–10:30am

  229. Feb 12 2021

    Deadline to Submit IACRL Board Nominations

    Friday, Feb 12, 2021 5:00pm

  230. Feb 12 2021

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 12, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

  231. Feb 12 2021

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 12, 2021 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  232. Feb 11 2021

    Best Practices Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 11, 2021 11:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  233. Feb 11 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Professional Development

    Thursday, Feb 11, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  234. Feb 8 2021

    Chicago Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 8, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  235. Feb 8 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Feb 8, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  236. Feb 5 2021

    Southern Illinois Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 5, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

  237. Feb 5 2021

    Youth Services Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Feb 5, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  238. Feb 2 2021

    RTSF Meeting

    Tuesday, Feb 2, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

  239. Feb 1 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 1, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  240. Feb 1 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Launching an Oral History Project at Your Library

    Monday, Feb 1, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  241. Feb 1 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 1, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  242. Jan 29 2021

    2021 Legislative Meet-ups

    Friday, Jan 29–Mar 5, 2021 10:00am

    Virtual via Zoom, Please see details below.

  243. Jan 29 2021

    South Suburban Library Legislative Zoom Meet-up

    Friday, Jan 29, 2021 10:00am–11:30am

  244. Jan 29 2021

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Jan 29, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  245. Jan 27 2021

    Teaching Online in Plain Language: Creating Clear Research Guides, Library Websites, and Online Instruction

    Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021 1:00pm–2:30pm

  246. Jan 27 2021

    Career Pathway Talk Series: For the People: A Day in the Life in Public Librarianship

    Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  247. Jan 22 2021

    ALA Midwinter Meeting

    Friday–Tuesday, Jan 22–26, 2021

    Indianapolis, IN

  248. Jan 20 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Inside the Box Programming: Reaching Families with the STEMonade Stand

    Wednesday, Jan 20, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  249. Jan 19 2021

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Tuesday, Jan 19, 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  250. Jan 16 2021

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Jan 16, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  251. Jan 15 2021

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Jan 15, 2021 10:30am–11:30am

  252. Jan 14 2021

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 14, 2021 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  253. Jan 14 2021

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 14, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  254. Jan 11 2021

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 11, 2021 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  255. Jan 11 2021

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 11, 2021 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  256. Jan 11 2021

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jan 11, 2021 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  257. Jan 6 2021

    ILA Noon Network: Sacred Ground: A Conversation with Timuel D. Black, Jr.

    Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021 12:00pm–1:00pm

  258. Dec 17 2020

    IACRL Journal Club

    Thursday, Dec 17, 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

  259. Dec 11 2020

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Dec 11, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  260. Dec 10 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Dec 10, 2020 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  261. Dec 9 2020

    Spark: Trial by Fire - Lessons Learned from a Pandemic

    Wednesday, Dec 9, 2020 9:30am–12:00pm

  262. Dec 7 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 7, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  263. Dec 7 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 7, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  264. Dec 4 2020

    ILA Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Dec 4, 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

  265. Dec 4 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Dec 4, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  266. Dec 3 2020

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Dec 3, 2020 10:00am

    TBA

  267. Dec 2 2020

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Dec 2, 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

  268. Dec 1 2020

    RTSF Annual Business Meeting

    Tuesday, Dec 1, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  269. Nov 21 2020

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Nov 21, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  270. Nov 20 2020

    ILA Finance Committee Meeting

    Friday, Nov 20, 2020 10:00am

    TBA

  271. Nov 20 2020

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday, Nov 20, 2020

    TBA

  272. Nov 20 2020

    Proposal Deadline for Reaching Forward

    Friday, Nov 20, 2020

  273. Nov 18 2020

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  274. Nov 16 2020

    ILA Noon Network: How Your Library Can Be Your Local Authors' Best Friend

    Monday, Nov 16, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  275. Nov 16 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Nov 16, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  276. Nov 13 2020

    Marketing Forum Roundtable

    Friday, Nov 13, 2020 10:30am–11:30am

  277. Nov 12 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 12, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  278. Nov 12 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 12, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  279. Nov 11 2020

    Career Pathway Talk Series: A College Student’s Best Friend: The Academic Librarian

    Wednesday, Nov 11, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  280. Nov 9 2020

    People's Choice Award in Scholarly Publishing Webinar

    Monday, Nov 9, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Zoom Webinar

  281. Nov 6 2020

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Nov 6, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  282. Nov 6 2020

    Proposal Deadline for Spark: Trial by Fire - Lessons Learned from a Pandemic

    Friday, Nov 6, 2020

  283. Nov 2 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 2, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  284. Nov 2 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 2, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  285. Oct 29 2020

    IACRL Journal Club

    Thursday, Oct 29, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Via Zoom

  286. Oct 23 2020

    Best Practices Committee Meeting

    Friday, Oct 23, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  287. Oct 22 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Open Meeting

    Thursday, Oct 22, 2020 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  288. Oct 21 2020

    IACRL Virtual Annual Meeting

    Wednesday, Oct 21, 2020 11:00am–11:45am

  289. Oct 20 2020

    Virtual Stories & Spirits

    Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020 5:30pm–6:30pm

  290. Oct 14 2020

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Oct 14, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  291. Oct 12 2020

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Monday, Oct 12, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  292. Oct 12 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Oct 12, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  293. Oct 9 2020

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Oct 9, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  294. Oct 5 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 5, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  295. Oct 5 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 5, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  296. Sep 25 2020

    Open Hearing on IACRL Bylaws Revisions

    Friday, Sep 25, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  297. Sep 24 2020

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 24, 2020 10:00am

    TBA

  298. Sep 20 2020

    Deadline for December issue of the ILA Reporter

    Sunday, Sep 20, 2020

  299. Sep 18 2020

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 18, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Zoom

  300. Sep 16 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Hosting a 100% Virtual Battle of the Books

    Wednesday, Sep 16, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  301. Sep 15 2020

    ILA Awards Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  302. Sep 14 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Sep 14, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  303. Sep 11 2020

    ILA Finance Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 11, 2020 10:00am

    TBA

  304. Sep 11 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Sep 11, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  305. Sep 11 2020

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 11, 2020

    TBA

  306. Sep 10 2020

    ILA Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 10, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  307. Sep 10 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Board Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 10, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom Meeting

  308. Sep 2 2020

    Reopening Small and Rural Libraries: What Went Right, What Went Wrong, and What is Next?

    Wednesday, Sep 2, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  309. Aug 31 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 31, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Zoom

  310. Aug 31 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 31, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Zoom

  311. Aug 26 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Cycling for Transportation: Using Your Bike for Everyday Trips

    Wednesday, Aug 26, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  312. Aug 21 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Aug 21, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  313. Aug 19 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Get Back on Your Bike

    Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  314. Aug 19 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum (SANP) Meeting

    Wednesday, Aug 19, 2020 12:00pm

  315. Aug 15 2020

    Trustee Forum Board Meeting

    Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Via Zoom

  316. Aug 13 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Aug 13, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  317. Aug 12 2020

    ILA Noon Network: We Can Walk Together: Creating Meaningful Dialogue on Race in our Communities

    Wednesday, Aug 12, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  318. Aug 11 2020

    IACRL Journal Club Discussion

    Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  319. Aug 10 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Copyright for Educational Use in the Age of COVID

    Monday, Aug 10, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  320. Aug 10 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Aug 10, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  321. Aug 7 2020

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Aug 7, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  322. Jul 16 2020

    Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, Jul 16, 2020 7:00pm–8:00pm

  323. Jul 15 2020

    ILA Orientation for Executive Board, Forums, and Committees

    Wednesday–Thursday, Jul 15–16, 2020

    Zoom

  324. Jul 13 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jul 13, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  325. Jul 10 2020

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jul 10, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  326. Jul 3 2020

    Independence Day - ILA Office Closed

    Friday, Jul 3, 2020

  327. Jun 29 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Data Storytelling and Developing Data Stories

    Monday, Jun 29, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  328. Jun 25 2020

    Awards Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 25, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  329. Jun 25 2020

    IACRL Journal Club Discussion

    Thursday, Jun 25, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  330. Jun 25 2020

    ALA Annual Conference

    Thursday–Tuesday, Jun 25–30, 2020

    Chicago, IL

  331. Jun 20 2020

    Deadline for September issue of the ILA Reporter

    Saturday, Jun 20, 2020

  332. Jun 18 2020

    ILA Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, Jun 18, 2020 7:00pm

  333. Jun 13 2020

    Trustee Forum Zoom Meeting

    Saturday, Jun 13, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  334. Jun 12 2020

    Reaching Forward Zoom Meeting

    Friday, Jun 12, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  335. Jun 11 2020

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 11, 2020 10:00am–3:00pm

    TBA

  336. Jun 8 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jun 8, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  337. Jun 3 2020

    Youth Services Forum Zoom Board Meeting

    Wednesday, Jun 3, 2020 9:00am–11:00am

  338. Jun 1 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 1, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  339. Jun 1 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 1, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  340. Jun 1 2020

    2020 Directors University

    Monday–Friday, Jun 1–5, 2020

    Illinois State Library, Gwendolyn Brooks Building, 300 S Second Street, Springfield, Illinois 62701

  341. May 29 2020

    Reaching Forward Fridays - Programming 101

    Friday, May 29, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  342. May 29 2020

    ILA Finance Committee Meeting

    Friday, May 29, 2020 10:00am

    Zoom

  343. May 29 2020

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday, May 29, 2020

    Zoom

  344. May 28 2020

    Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, May 28, 2020 5:30pm–6:30pm

  345. May 28 2020

    Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, May 28, 2020

  346. May 27 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum (SANP) Meeting

    Wednesday, May 27, 2020 12:00pm

  347. May 22 2020

    Reaching Forward Friday - Top Marketing Trends for Libraries

    Friday, May 22, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  348. May 21 2020

    Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, May 21, 2020 5:30pm–6:30pm

  349. May 20 2020

    New Executive Board Member Orientation

    Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:00am

    Zoom

  350. May 19 2020

    ILA Noon Network: Legislative Update with Derek Blaida

    Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  351. May 15 2020

    Spark: Connect and Get Fired Up!

    Friday, May 15, 2020 9:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois State University, Milner Library, Illinois State University, 201 N School St, Normal, IL 61761

  352. May 14 2020

    Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:30pm–6:30pm

  353. May 14 2020

    Everything Library Trustees Need to Know During COVID-19 Webinar

    Thursday, May 14, 2020 2:00pm–4:00pm

  354. May 11 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 11, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  355. May 11 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 11, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  356. May 11 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, May 11, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  357. May 8 2020

    Reaching Forward Friday - Awkward, Ill-Timed, and Startling Situations

    Friday, May 8, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  358. May 8 2020

    ILA Executive Board Meeting RESCHEDULED from 4/30/2020

    Friday, May 8, 2020 10:00am–3:00pm

    ILA, Illinois Library Association, Ste. 401, Chicago, Illinois 60654

  359. May 7 2020

    Youth Services Forum Social Hour

    Thursday, May 7, 2020 5:30pm–6:30pm

  360. May 1 2020

    Reaching Forward Friday - Coming Soon

    Friday, May 1, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  361. May 1 2020

    Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 1, 2020 9:30am–3:30pm

    Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  362. May 1 2020

    2020 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 1, 2020 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  363. Apr 30 2020

    Illinois Library Trustee Spring Webinar

    Thursday, Apr 30, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  364. Apr 29 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Apr 29, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  365. Apr 27 2020

    Contemporary Fairy-Tale and Folklore Novels/Novelizations in Adult Literature

    Monday, Apr 27, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  366. Apr 27 2020

    Youth Services Forum Zoom Meeting

    Monday, Apr 27, 2020 11:00am–2:00pm

  367. Apr 24 2020

    Reaching Forward Fridays - Advocacy for Introverts, Advocacy for Extroverts: How You Can Make a Difference in Trying Times

    Friday, Apr 24, 2020 1:00pm–2:15pm

  368. Apr 24 2020

    Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Friday, Apr 24, 2020

  369. Apr 23 2020

    IACRL Journal Club Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  370. Apr 22 2020

    Music Programming in Libraries

    Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  371. Apr 20 2020

    Outside the Box Programs

    Monday, Apr 20, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  372. Apr 17 2020

    Reaching Forward Fridays - Experience Required: Building Supervisory Skills When You’re Not a Manager

    Friday, Apr 17, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  373. Apr 17 2020

    Finance Committee and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Apr 17, 2020 10:00am

    TBA

  374. Apr 17 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Apr 17, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  375. Apr 17 2020

    2020 Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 17, 2020 9:00am–4:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193

  376. Apr 16 2020

    Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, Apr 16, 2020

  377. Apr 15 2020

    Virtual Library Environment: What's Working?

    Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  378. Apr 14 2020

    Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Apr 14, 2020 10:00am–3:30pm

    Brookens Library - University of Illinois Springfield, One University Plaza, Springfield, IL 62703

  379. Apr 13 2020

    How I Grew My Teen Volunteer Program And You Can, Too

    Monday, Apr 13, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  380. Apr 13 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Apr 13, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  381. Apr 10 2020

    Reaching Forward Fridays - 20 New Programs for 20-30 Somethings

    Friday, Apr 10, 2020 1:00pm

  382. Apr 9 2020

    ILA Marketing Virtual Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  383. Apr 9 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Board Zoom Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

  384. Apr 8 2020

    Library Separation/Termination 101: A Quick Guide

    Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  385. Apr 6 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 6, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  386. Apr 6 2020

    Interviewing Remotely

    Monday, Apr 6, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  387. Apr 6 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 6, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  388. Apr 3 2020

    Reaching Forward Fridays - #OwnVoices for All Readers: Incorporating EDI Values into Readers’ Advisory Service

    Friday, Apr 3, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  389. Apr 3 2020

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Apr 3, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  390. Apr 1 2020

    Connecting with Staff Remotely

    Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  391. Mar 30 2020

    ILA Noon Network Webinar

    Monday, Mar 30, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

    Online, Chicago, IL 60654

  392. Mar 30 2020

    Multi-Generational Story Time Field Trips

    Monday, Mar 30, 2020 12:00pm–12:30pm

  393. Mar 25 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  394. Mar 25 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  395. Mar 25 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  396. Mar 20 2020

    Deadline for June issue of the ILA Reporter

    Friday, Mar 20, 2020

  397. Mar 14 2020

    2020 Trustee Forum Workshop - Oak Brook

    Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 8:00am–3:00pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  398. Mar 13 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Mar 13, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  399. Mar 9 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Mar 9, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  400. Mar 7 2020

    2020 Trustee Forum Workshop - Springfield

    Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 9:00am–2:30pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second Street, Springfield, IL 62701

  401. Mar 2 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 2, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  402. Mar 2 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 2, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  403. Feb 26 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  404. Feb 21 2020

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 21, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  405. Feb 21 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Feb 21, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  406. Feb 21 2020

    South Suburban Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 21, 2020 7:45am–10:00am

    Tinley Park Public Library, 7851 Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477

  407. Feb 19 2020

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

  408. Feb 17 2020

    Presidents' Day Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 17, 2020 7:45am–10:00am

    Arboretum Club, 401 Half Day Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

  409. Feb 14 2020

    Western Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 14, 2020 11:30am–1:30pm

    Galesburg Public Library, 40 E Simmons St, Galesburg, IL 61401

  410. Feb 14 2020

    Central Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 14, 2020 8:00am–10:00am

    Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel, 201 Broadway Ave, Normal, IL 61761

  411. Feb 13 2020

    Students and New Professionals Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 13, 2020 12:00pm–1:00pm

  412. Feb 13 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Professional Development Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 13, 2020 9:30am–12:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL 60193

  413. Feb 10 2020

    Southern Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 10, 2020 11:30am–1:30pm

    Effingham Public Library, 200 N 3rd St, Effingham, IL 62401

  414. Feb 10 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Feb 10, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  415. Feb 7 2020

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 7, 2020 11:00am–3:00pm

    Arlington Heights Memorial Library, 500 N Dunton Ave., Arlington Heights, IL 60004

  416. Feb 7 2020

    Resources & Technical Service Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 7, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Tinley Park Public Library, 7851 Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477

  417. Feb 7 2020

    Metro East Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 7, 2020 8:00am–10:00am

    Sunset Hills Country Club, 2525 S State Rte 157, Edwardsville, IL 62025

  418. Feb 5 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  419. Feb 3 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 3, 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

    Zoom

  420. Feb 3 2020

    Diversity Committee Meeting

    Monday, Feb 3, 2020 3:00pm–4:00pm

    Zoom

  421. Feb 3 2020

    West Suburban Legislative Meet-Up

    Monday, Feb 3, 2020 11:30am–1:30pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd St., Oak Brook, IL 60523

  422. Feb 3 2020

    2020 Legislative Meet-ups

    Monday, Feb 3–Mar 2, 2020 7:30am

    Various locations and dates., Please see details below.

  423. Jan 30 2020

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 30, 2020 10:00am–3:00pm

    Online

  424. Jan 28 2020

    Free IACRL Webinar

    Tuesday, Jan 28, 2020 1:00pm–2:00pm

  425. Jan 24 2020

    ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Jan 24, 2020 3:00pm–5:00pm

    Niles-Maine District Library, 6960 Oakton Street, Niles, IL 60714

  426. Jan 24 2020

    RAILS/ILA Marketing Meeting

    Friday, Jan 24, 2020 12:30pm–3:00pm

    Niles-Maine District Library, 6960 Oakton Street, Nile, IL 60714

  427. Jan 24 2020

    ALA Midwinter Meeting

    Friday–Tuesday, Jan 24–28, 2020

    Philadelphia, PA

  428. Jan 20 2020

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Jan 20, 2020

  429. Jan 18 2020

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bellwood Public Library, 600 Bohland Ave, Bellwood, IL 60104

  430. Jan 17 2020

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Jan 17, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  431. Jan 17 2020

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Jan 17, 2020 10:00am–3:00pm

    TBA

  432. Jan 16 2020

    Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, Jan 16, 2020

  433. Jan 15 2020

    Small and Rural Libraries Forum Meeting

    Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020 2:00pm–3:00pm

  434. Jan 13 2020

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Jan 13, 2020 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  435. Jan 9 2020

    Young Adult Services Forum Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 9, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Berwyn Public Library, 2701 Harlem Ave., Berwyn, IL 60402

  436. Jan 6 2020

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 6, 2020 1:00pm–3:00pm

  437. Jan 6 2020

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 6, 2020 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  438. Dec 25 2019

    Christmas - ILA Office Closed

    Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019

  439. Dec 24 2019

    Christmas Eve - ILA Office Closed

    Tuesday, Dec 24, 2019

  440. Dec 20 2019

    Deadline for March issue of the ILA Reporter

    Friday, Dec 20, 2019

  441. Dec 13 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Dec 13, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  442. Dec 9 2019

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Monday, Dec 9, 2019 9:00am–10:00am

    Via Zoom

  443. Dec 6 2019

    IACRL to Host ACRL Webinar at NIU

    Friday, Dec 6, 2019 9:00am

    Founders Memorial Library, 217 Normal Rd., DeKalb, IL 60115

  444. Dec 2 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 2, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  445. Dec 2 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 2, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  446. Nov 28 2019

    Thanksgiving - ILA Office Closed

    Thursday–Friday, Nov 28–29, 2019

  447. Nov 22 2019

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Nov 22, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Itasca Community Library, 500 W Irving Park Rd, Itasca, IL 60143

  448. Nov 21 2019

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 21, 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

    IHLS Champaign (PolyCom at IHLS Edwardsville and Carbondale) & remotely via Zoom, 1704 W. Interstate Dr., Champaign, IL 61822

  449. Nov 16 2019

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Nov 16, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Brookfield Public Library, 3609 Grand Blvd., Brookfield, IL 60513

  450. Nov 8 2019

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Nov 8, 2019 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  451. Nov 7 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 Raymond Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

  452. Nov 7 2019

    Committee and Forum Reports Due

    Thursday, Nov 7, 2019

  453. Nov 5 2019

    Conference Program Committee Zoom Meeting

    Tuesday, Nov 5, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

  454. Nov 4 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 4, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  455. Nov 4 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 4, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  456. Nov 1 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Nov 1, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  457. Nov 1 2019

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Nov 1, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  458. Oct 31 2019

    IACRL Journal Club

    Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 10:00am–11:00am

  459. Oct 24 2019

    Trustee Day @ ILA Annual Conference

    Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 8:00am–4:00pm

  460. Oct 23 2019

    Best Practices Committee Meeting at ILA Annual Conference

    Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 5:30pm–6:30pm

    Executive Board Room, Tinley Park Convention Center

  461. Oct 22 2019

    2019 ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 22–24, 2019 8:00am

    Tinley Park Convention Center, Tinley Park Convention Center, 18451 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477

  462. Oct 20 2019

    Deadline for December issue of the ILA Reporter

    Sunday, Oct 20, 2019

  463. Oct 7 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 7, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  464. Oct 7 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 7, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  465. Sep 24 2019

    IACRL Executive Board Meeting

    Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 10:00am–11:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  466. Sep 13 2019

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Sep 13, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bloomingdale Public Library, 101 Fairfield Way, Bloomingdale, IL 60108

  467. Sep 12 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 12, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Wilmette Public Library, 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL 60091

  468. Sep 9 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Sep 9, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  469. Sep 9 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Sep 9, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS), 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  470. Sep 6 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 6, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  471. Sep 2 2019

    Labor Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Sep 2, 2019

  472. Aug 20 2019

    Deadline for October issue of the ILA Reporter

    Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019

  473. Aug 17 2019

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Aug 17, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Bridgeview Public Library, 7840 W. 79th St., Bridgeview, IL 60455

  474. Aug 16 2019

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Aug 16, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    St Charles Public Library, 1 S. 6th Street, St. Charles, IL 60174

  475. Jul 26 2019

    Library Appreciation Night at Guaranteed Rate Field

    Friday, Jul 26, 2019 7:10pm

  476. Jul 24 2019

    2019 Orientation Session

    Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 9:30am–4:00pm

    Holiday Inn & Suites East Peoria, 101 Holiday St., East Peoria, IL 61611

  477. Jul 24 2019

    2019 ILA Orientation for Executive Board, Committees, and Forum Leadership

    Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 9:30am–4:00pm

    Holiday Inn & Suites East Peoria, 101 Holiday St., East Peoria, IL 61611

  478. Jul 23 2019

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019 1:00pm–5:00pm

    Holiday Inn & Suites East Peoria, 101 Holiday Street, East Peoria, IL 61611

  479. Jul 12 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jul 12, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  480. Jul 12 2019

    LIRA Membership Meeting

    Friday, Jul 12, 2019 9:30am–11:30am

    Arthur J. Gallagher, 2850 Golf Rd., Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

  481. Jul 4 2019

    Independence Day - ILA Office Closed

    Thursday, Jul 4, 2019

  482. Jun 20 2019

    Deadline for August issue of the ILA Reporter

    Thursday, Jun 20, 2019

  483. Jun 20 2019

    ALA Annual Conference

    Thursday–Tuesday, Jun 20–25, 2019

    Washington, DC

  484. Jun 14 2019

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jun 14, 2019 10:00am

    Zoom Meeting

  485. Jun 13 2019

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

    ILA HQ in person; videoconference and conference call via Zoom, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  486. Jun 12 2019

    ACRL webinar viewing at UIS

    Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019 1:00pm–4:00pm

    University of Illinois Springfield, One University Plaza, Springfield, Illinois 62703

  487. Jun 7 2019

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Jun 7, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect, IL 60056

  488. Jun 3 2019

    2019 Directors University

    Monday–Friday, Jun 3–7, 2019 1:00pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second St., Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  489. Jun 3 2019

    Directors University

    Monday–Friday, Jun 3–7, 2019 1:00pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second St., Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  490. Jun 3 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 3, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  491. Jun 3 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jun 3, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  492. May 30 2019

    Committee and Forum Reports Due Date

    Thursday, May 30, 2019

  493. May 29 2019

    2019 ILA New Board Member Orientation

    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 10:00am–2:00pm

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, Illinois 60654

  494. May 27 2019

    Memorial Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, May 27, 2019

  495. May 23 2019

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings NEW DATE

    Thursday, May 23, 2019 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  496. May 18 2019

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, May 18, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Fox River Valley Public Library District, 555 Barrington Rd., East Dundee, IL 60118

  497. May 17 2019

    Reaching Forward South

    Friday, May 17, 2019

    SIU Student Center, 210 Physical Plant Dr., Carbondale, IL 62901

  498. May 10 2019

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, May 10, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Geneva Public Library, 127 James St, Geneva, IL 60134

  499. May 6 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 6, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  500. May 6 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, May 6, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  501. May 3 2019

    2019 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 3, 2019 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  502. May 3 2019

    Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 3, 2019

    Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL

  503. Apr 29 2019

    RAILS/IACRL Networking Event

    Monday, Apr 29, 2019 9:30am–12:00pm

    Methodist College, 7600 North Academic Drive, Peoria, IL 61615

  504. Apr 27 2019

    2019 Elevate Illinois Libraries Leadership Program

    Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8:30am–4:30pm

    Illinois State Library, Gwendolyn Books Building, 300 N. Second Street, Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  505. Apr 27 2019

    Elevate Illinois Libraries Leadership Program

    Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 8:30am–4:30pm

    Illinois State Library, Gwendolyn Books Building, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1796

  506. Apr 25 2019

    RAILS/IACRL Networking Event

    Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 9:30am–12:00pm

    Waubonsee Community College, 4S783 IL-47, Sugar Grove, IL 60554

  507. Apr 20 2019

    Deadline for June issue of the ILA Reporter

    Saturday, Apr 20, 2019

  508. Apr 19 2019

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Friday, Apr 19, 2019 10:00am

  509. Apr 18 2019

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

    ILA HQ (tentative; likely to change); videoconference and conference calling via Zoom, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  510. Apr 12 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Apr 12, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Orland Park Public Library, 14921 Ravina Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462

  511. Apr 11 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Wheaton Public Library, 225 N Cross St., Wheaton, IL 60187

  512. Apr 10 2019

    ACRL 2019 Conference

    Wednesday–Saturday, Apr 10–13, 2019

    Huntington Convention Center, Cleveland, OH

  513. Apr 5 2019

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Apr 5, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect, IL 60056

  514. Apr 5 2019

    2019 Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 5, 2019 9:30am–3:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg, IL 60193

  515. Apr 4 2019

    Committee and Forum Reports Due Date

    Thursday, Apr 4, 2019

  516. Apr 1 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 1, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  517. Apr 1 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 1, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  518. Apr 1 2019

    Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 1, 2019 10:00am–3:30pm

    Tinley Park Public Library, 7851 Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477

  519. Mar 29 2019

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Mar 29, 2019 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  520. Mar 21 2019

    2019 Illinois Youth Services Institute

    Thursday–Friday, Mar 21–22, 2019 8:00am

    Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 201 Broadway Avenue, Normal, IL 61761

  521. Mar 21 2019

    Illinois Youth Services Institute

    Thursday–Friday, Mar 21–22, 2019

    Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Convention Center, 201 Broadway, Normal, IL 61761

  522. Mar 16 2019

    2019 Trustee Forum Workshop - Oak Brook

    Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 8:00am–4:00pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  523. Mar 9 2019

    2019 Trustee Forum Workshop - Springfield

    Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 8:00am–4:00pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second Street, Springfield, IL 62701

  524. Mar 4 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 4, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  525. Mar 4 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Mar 4, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  526. Mar 1 2019

    West Suburban Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Mar 1, 2019 11:30am–2:00pm

    Oak Brook Marriott, 1401 West 22nd St, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  527. Feb 22 2019

    Intellectual Freedom Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 22, 2019 10:00am

  528. Feb 20 2019

    Deadline for April issue of the ILA Reporter

    Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019

  529. Feb 18 2019

    Presidents' Day Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 18, 2019 8:30am–10:00am

    Arboretum Club, 401 Half Day Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

  530. Feb 18 2019

    Presidents' Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Feb 18, 2019

  531. Feb 14 2019

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Arlington Heights Memorial Library, 500 N Dunton Ave., Arlington Heights, IL 60004

  532. Feb 8 2019

    Southern Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 8, 2019 12:00pm–1:30pm

    Effingham Public Library, 200 N 3rd St, Effingham, IL 62401

  533. Feb 8 2019

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Feb 8, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Orland Park Public Library, 14921 Ravina Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462

  534. Feb 8 2019

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Feb 8, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect, IL 60056

  535. Feb 8 2019

    ILA Resources and Technical Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 8, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Woodridge Public Library, 3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge, IL 60517

  536. Feb 8 2019

    Metro East Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 8, 2019 8:30am–10:00am

    Sunset Hills Country Club, 2525 S State Rte 157, Edwardsville, IL 62025

  537. Feb 6 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  538. Feb 4 2019

    Western Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 4, 2019 12:00pm–1:30pm

    Galesburg Public Library, 40 E Simmons St, Galesburg, IL 61401

  539. Feb 4 2019

    Central Illinois Legislative Meet-up

    Monday, Feb 4, 2019 8:30am–10:00am

    Bloomington-Normal Marriott Conference Center, 201 Broadway Ave, Normal, IL 61761

  540. Feb 1 2019

    Chicago Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 1, 2019 12:00pm–1:30pm

    Winter Garden, Harold Washington Public Library, 400 S State St,, Chicago, IL 60605

  541. Feb 1 2019

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 1, 2019 11:00am–3:00pm

    Geneva Public Library, 127 James St, Geneva, IL 60134

  542. Feb 1 2019

    South Suburban Legislative Meet-up

    Friday, Feb 1, 2019 8:00am–10:00am

    Tinley Park Public Library, 7851 Timber Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477

  543. Feb 1 2019

    2019 Legislative Meet-ups

    Friday, Feb 1–Mar 1, 2019 7:30am

    Various locations and dates., Please see details below.

  544. Jan 31 2019

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jan 31, 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; videoconference and conference calling via Zoom, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  545. Jan 25 2019

    ALA Midwinter Meeting

    Friday–Tuesday, Jan 25–29, 2019

    Seattle, WA

  546. Jan 24 2019

    IACRL Journal Discussion Group

    Thursday, Jan 24, 2019 3:00pm–4:00pm

  547. Jan 21 2019

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Jan 21, 2019

  548. Jan 19 2019

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Maywood Public Library, 121 S 5th Ave, Maywood, Maywood, IL 60153

  549. Jan 18 2019

    ILA Executive Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jan 18, 2019 10:00am

    Vernon Area Public Library District, 300 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire, IL 60069

  550. Jan 17 2019

    Committee and Forum Reports Due Date

    Thursday, Jan 17, 2019

  551. Jan 7 2019

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 7, 2019 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  552. Jan 7 2019

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Jan 7, 2019 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation via PolyCom at ILA, ISL, IHLS Carbondale, IHLS Edwardsville, and IHLS Champaign, 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, Illinois 60527

  553. Jan 1 2019

    New Year's Day - ILA Office Closed

    Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019

  554. Dec 31 2018

    New Year's Eve - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Dec 31, 2018

  555. Dec 25 2018

    Christmas - ILA Office Closed

    Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018

  556. Dec 24 2018

    Christmas Eve - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Dec 24, 2018

  557. Dec 20 2018

    Deadline for February issue of the ILA Reporter

    Thursday, Dec 20, 2018

  558. Dec 7 2018

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Dec 7, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Orland Park Public Library, 14921 Ravina Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462

  559. Dec 5 2018

    ILA Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018

    ILA Headquarters, 33 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60654

  560. Dec 3 2018

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 3, 2018 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  561. Dec 3 2018

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Dec 3, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  562. Nov 30 2018

    ILA Marketing Forum Board Meeting

    Friday, Nov 30, 2018 12:00pm–1:00pm

    Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60016

  563. Nov 30 2018

    RAILS/ILA Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Nov 30, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60016

  564. Nov 30 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Friday, Nov 30, 2018 8:30am–10:00am

    Illinois Heartland Library System, 1704 W. Interstate Drive, Champaign, IL 61822

  565. Nov 29 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 10:00am–11:30am

    Illinois Heartland Library System - Edwardsville, 6725 Goshen Rd., Edwardsville, IL 62025

  566. Nov 29 2018

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System in person; videoconference and conference calling via Zoom, 6725 Goshen Rd., Edwardsville, IL 62025

  567. Nov 28 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 3:00pm–4:30pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System - Edwardsville, 6725 Goshen Rd., Edwardsville, IL 62025

  568. Nov 28 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 9:00am–10:30am

    Illinois Heartland Library System - Carbondale, 1840 Innovation Dr., Carbondale, IL 62903

  569. Nov 26 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group (Online Session for ALA Ethnic Affiliate Members)

    Monday, Nov 26, 2018 12:00pm–1:30pm

    Online Session

  570. Nov 22 2018

    Thanksgiving - ILA Office Closed

    Thursday–Friday, Nov 22–23, 2018

  571. Nov 19 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group (Online Session)

    Monday, Nov 19, 2018 12:00pm–1:30pm

    Online Session

  572. Nov 16 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Nov 16, 2018 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  573. Nov 15 2018

    Committee and Forum Reports Due Date

    Thursday, Nov 15, 2018

  574. Nov 14 2018

    Strategic Planning Focus Group

    Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 3:00pm–4:30pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Libraries System (RAILS), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  575. Nov 12 2018

    RAILS/IACRL Networking Event

    Monday, Nov 12, 2018 9:30am–12:00pm

    Prairie State College Library, 202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights, IL 60411

  576. Nov 10 2018

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Homewood Public Library, 17917 Dixie Hwy., Homewood, IL 60430

  577. Nov 9 2018

    Illinois Youth Services Institute Planning Committee Meeting

    Friday, Nov 9, 2018 10:00am–2:00pm

    RAILS Burr Ridge, 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  578. Nov 8 2018

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Berwyn Public Library, 2701 Harlem Ave., Berwyn, IL 60402

  579. Nov 6 2018

    RAILS/IACRL Networking Event

    Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 9:30am–12:00pm

    Northwestern University Library, 1970 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

  580. Nov 5 2018

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 5, 2018 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  581. Nov 5 2018

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 5, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  582. Nov 5 2018

    2019 Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Monday, Nov 5, 2018 10:00am–2:30pm

    Morton Public Library, 315 W. Pershing St., Morton, IL 61550

  583. Nov 2 2018

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Nov 2, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Naperville Public Library 95th Street Branch, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr, Naperville, IL 60564

  584. Oct 20 2018

    Deadline for December issue of the ILA Reporter

    Saturday, Oct 20, 2018

  585. Oct 19 2018

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Oct 19, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect, IL 60056

  586. Oct 11 2018

    iREAD Committee Meeting at ILA Annual Conference

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 9:00am–11:00am

    Peoria Civic Center, Room 218, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  587. Oct 11 2018

    Trustee Day at ILA Annual Conference

    Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 8:00am–4:00pm

    Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  588. Oct 10 2018

    Best Practices Committee Meeting at ILA Annual Conference

    Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 1:30pm–3:00pm

    Peoria Civic Center, Room 218, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  589. Oct 10 2018

    IACRL Luncheon at ILA Annual Conference

    Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 12:15pm–1:30pm

    Marriott Pere Marquette Hotel, 501 Main St, Peoria, IL 61602

  590. Oct 10 2018

    Public Library Forum Luncheon at ILA Annual Conference

    Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 12:15pm–1:30pm

    Marriott Pere Marquette Hotel, 501 Main St, Peoria, IL 61602

  591. Oct 10 2018

    Marketing Forum Meeting at ILA Annual Conference

    Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 9:00am–10:00am

    Peoria Civic Center, Room 218, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  592. Oct 9 2018

    RTSF Meeting at ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday, Oct 9, 2018 4:00pm–5:00pm

    Peoria Civic Center, Room 218, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  593. Oct 9 2018

    2018 ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 9–11, 2018 8:00am

    Peoria Civic Center, Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Avenue, Peoria, IL 61602

  594. Oct 9 2018

    2018 ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 9–11, 2018

    Peoria Civic Center, 201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL 61602

  595. Oct 8 2018

    ILA Executive Board Strategic Planning Session

    Monday, Oct 8, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    Mariott Pere Marquette Hotel, Illinois Room, 501 Main St., Peoria, IL 61602

  596. Oct 3 2018

    IACRL Meeting via Zoom

    Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 9:00am

  597. Oct 1 2018

    Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 1, 2018 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  598. Oct 1 2018

    Public Policy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Oct 1, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  599. Sep 21 2018

    iREAD Committee Meeting

    Friday, Sep 21, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Orland Park Public Library, 14921 Ravina Ave, Orland Park, IL 60462

  600. Sep 21 2018

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Sep 21, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Mount Prospect Public Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect, IL 60056

  601. Sep 20 2018

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    ILA HQ in person; videoconference and conference call via Zoom, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  602. Sep 19 2018

    Illinois Youth Services Institute Meeting

    Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Conference Call

  603. Sep 18 2018

    Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    Peoria Public Library

  604. Sep 13 2018

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Sep 13, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St., Chicago, IL 60605

  605. Sep 7 2018

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Sep 7, 2018 12:00pm–2:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, Illinois 60193

  606. Sep 7 2018

    RAILS/ILA Marketing Meeting

    Friday, Sep 7, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, Illinois 60193

  607. Sep 7 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Sep 7, 2018 10:00am

    Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire, IL 60069

  608. Sep 6 2018

    Committee and Forum Reports Due Date

    Thursday, Sep 6, 2018

  609. Sep 3 2018

    Labor Day - ILA Office Closed

    Monday, Sep 3, 2018

  610. Aug 27 2018

    ILA Advocacy Committee Meeting

    Monday, Aug 27, 2018 1:00pm–3:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  611. Aug 27 2018

    ILA Public Policy Committee Monthly Meeting

    Monday, Aug 27, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Reaching Across Illinois Library System in person; remote participation enabled (details TBA), 125 Tower Dr., Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  612. Aug 20 2018

    Deadline for October issue of the ILA Reporter

    Monday, Aug 20, 2018

  613. Aug 18 2018

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 10:00am

    Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Rd., Bolingbrook, IL 60440

  614. Aug 10 2018

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Aug 10, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Naperville Public Library 95th Street Branch, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr, Naperville, IL 60564

  615. Jul 27 2018

    White Sox Library Appreciation Night

    Friday, Jul 27, 2018 7:10pm

  616. Jul 19 2018

    Marketing Forum Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 2:30pm–4:00pm

    Alumni Center, Illinois State University, 1101 N. Main, Normal, IL 61761

  617. Jul 19 2018

    2018 ILA Orientation Session

    Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 9:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois State University, Alumni Center, 1101 North Main Street, Normal, IL 61761

  618. Jul 19 2018

    ILA Orientation for Executive Board, Forums, and Committees

    Thursday, Jul 19, 2018 9:00am–4:00pm

    Alumni Center, Illinois State University, 1101 N. Main, Normal, IL 61761

  619. Jul 19 2018

    Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Thursday, Jul 19, 2018

  620. Jul 18 2018

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 9:00am–4:00pm

    Alumni Center, Illinois State University, 1101 N. Main, Normal, IL 61761

  621. Jun 21 2018

    ALA Annual Conference

    Thursday–Tuesday, Jun 21–26, 2018

    New Orleans, LA

  622. Jun 20 2018

    Deadline for August issue of the ILA Reporter

    Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018

  623. Jun 14 2018

    ILA Executive Board Meeting

    Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 9:30am–4:30pm

    ILA HQ in person; videoconference and conference call via Zoom, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  624. Jun 7 2018

    IACRL and UIC Host ACRL Webinar Viewing

    Thursday, Jun 7, 2018 2:00pm–4:00pm

    Room 1-470 of the Richard J. Daley Library on the University of Illinois at Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago

  625. Jun 4 2018

    2018 Directors University

    Monday–Friday, Jun 4–8, 2018 1:00pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second St., Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  626. Jun 4 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, Jun 4, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  627. Jun 4 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, Jun 4, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  628. Jun 1 2018

    Marketing Forum Meeting

    Friday, Jun 1, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Westmont Public Library, 428 N. Cass, Westmont, IL 60559

  629. Jun 1 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Jun 1, 2018 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  630. May 29 2018

    Forum and Committee Reports Due in the ILA Office for Upcoming Executive Bd Meeting

    Tuesday, May 29, 2018

  631. May 19 2018

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, May 19, 2018 10:00am

    Ela Area Public Library District, 275 Mohawk Trail, Lake Zurich, IL 60047

  632. May 18 2018

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, May 18, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Gail Borden Public Library District, 270 N Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120

  633. May 17 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Thursday, May 17, 2018 10:00am

    Indian Trails Library District, 355 Schoenbeck Rd., Wheeling, IL 60090

  634. May 15 2018

    All award nominations are due in the ILA Office

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Illinois Library Association, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  635. May 14 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, May 14, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  636. May 14 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, May 14, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  637. May 11 2018

    iREAD Committee meeting

    Friday, May 11, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Orland Park Public Library, 14921 Ravinia Ave., Orland Park, Illinois 60462

  638. May 7 2018

    2018 Dinner at the Capitol Hill Club

    Monday, May 7, 2018 7:30pm–10:00pm

    300 First St., SE, Washington, DC 20003

  639. May 7 2018

    National Library Legislative Day

    Monday–Tuesday, May 7–8, 2018

    Washington, DC

  640. May 4 2018

    Reaching Forward Conference of Library Assistants

    Friday, May 4, 2018 9:00am–4:00pm

    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Rd., Rosemont, IL 60018

  641. May 4 2018

    2018 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 4, 2018 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  642. Apr 28 2018

    Elevate Illinois Libraries Leadership Program

    Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 8:30am–4:30pm

    Illinois State Library, Gwendolyn Books Building, 300 N. Second Street, Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  643. Apr 20 2018

    2018 Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 20, 2018 9:30am–3:00pm

    Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W Briarcliff Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440

  644. Apr 20 2018

    Marketing Forum Mini-Conference

    Friday, Apr 20, 2018 9:30am–3:00pm

    Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W Briarcliff Rd, Bolingbrook, IL 60440

  645. Apr 20 2018

    Deadline for June issue of the ILA Reporter

    Friday, Apr 20, 2018

  646. Apr 12 2018

    ILA Executive Board meeting

    Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System in person; ILA HQ (Chicago) and Illinois State Library (Springfield) via videoconference and conference call, 6725 Goshen Rd., Edwardsville, IL 62025

  647. Apr 12 2018

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Oak Lawn Public Library, 9427 Raymond Ave, Oak Lawn, IL 60453

  648. Apr 9 2018

    2018 Conference Program Committee Meeting

    Monday, Apr 9, 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

    Bloomington Public Library, 205 E. Olive St., Bloomington, IL 61701

  649. Apr 2 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, Apr 2, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  650. Apr 2 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, Apr 2, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  651. Mar 30 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Mar 30, 2018 10:00am

    Vernon Area Public Library, 300 Olde Half Day Rd., Lincolnshire, IL 60069

  652. Mar 29 2018

    Forum and Committee Reports Due in the ILA Office for Upcoming Executive Bd Meeting

    Thursday, Mar 29, 2018

  653. Mar 20 2018

    Public Library Association, 2018 Conference

    Tuesday–Saturday, Mar 20–24, 2018

    Philadelphia, PA

  654. Mar 16 2018

    Reaching Forward Meeting

    Friday, Mar 16, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60193

  655. Mar 16 2018

    2018 Illinois Annual Conference program proposals due

    Friday, Mar 16, 2018

  656. Mar 5 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, Mar 5, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  657. Mar 5 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, Mar 5, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  658. Mar 2 2018

    RAILS & ILA Marketing Group Meeting

    Friday, Mar 2, 2018 1:30pm–3:30pm

    RAILS Burr Ridge, 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527-5783

  659. Feb 20 2018

    Deadline for April issue of the ILA Reporter

    Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018

  660. Feb 17 2018

    2018 Trustee Forum Workshop

    Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 8:00am–4:00pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  661. Feb 17 2018

    Trustee Forum Workshop

    Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 8:00am

    Chicago Marriott Oakbrook, 1401 22nd St., Oakbrook, IL 60523

  662. Feb 9 2018

    ALA Midwinter Meeting

    Friday–Tuesday, Feb 9–13, 2018

    Denver, CO

  663. Feb 8 2018

    Young Adult Services Forum Meeting

    Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake St., Oak Park, IL 60301

  664. Feb 5 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, Feb 5, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  665. Feb 5 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, Feb 5, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  666. Feb 2 2018

    iREAD Committee meeting

    Friday, Feb 2, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield, IL 60544

  667. Feb 2 2018

    Youth Services Forum Meeting

    Friday, Feb 2, 2018 11:00am–3:00pm

    Naperville Public Library 95th Street Branch, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr, Naperville, IL 60564

  668. Feb 1 2018

    ILA Executive Board meeting

    Thursday, Feb 1, 2018 10:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois State Library (Springfield), and Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge) via videoconferencing and conference call.

  669. Jan 29 2018

    2018 Legislative Meet-ups

    Monday–Friday, Jan 29–Feb 23, 2018 7:30am

    Various locations and dates., Please see details below.

  670. Jan 26 2018

    ILA Finance and Executive Committee Meetings

    Friday, Jan 26, 2018 10:00am

    ILA, 33 W. Grand Ave., Ste. 401, Chicago, IL 60654

  671. Jan 26 2018

    2019 Illinois Youth Services Institute Planning Committee Meeting

    Friday, Jan 26, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    RAILS Burr Ridge, 125 Tower Drive, Burr Ridge, IL 60527

  672. Jan 23 2018

    Forum and Committee Reports Due in the ILA Office for Upcoming Executive Bd Meeting

    Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018

  673. Jan 20 2018

    Trustee Forum Meeting

    Saturday, Jan 20, 2018 10:00am

    Maywood Public Library, 121 S 5th Ave, Maywood, IL 60153

  674. Jan 18 2018

    RAILS Member Update

    Thursday, Jan 18, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

  675. Jan 11 2018

    Bob Doyle's Retirement Celebration

    Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 4:00pm–6:00pm

    The University Club, 76 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603

  676. Jan 8 2018

    Advocacy Committee meeting

    Monday, Jan 8, 2018 1:00pm–2:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge and East Peoria), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  677. Jan 8 2018

    Public Policy Committee meeting

    Monday, Jan 8, 2018 10:00am–12:00pm

    Illinois Heartland Library System (Edwardsville and Carbondale), Illinois State Library (Springfield), Reaching Across Illinois Library System (Burr Ridge), and Vernon Area Public Library District via videoconferencing and conference call.

  678. Oct 10 2017

    2017 ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 10–12, 2017 8:00am

    Tinley Park Convention Center, 18451 Convention Center Dr., Tinley Park, IL 60477

  679. Sep 14 2017

    2017 Youth Services Forum Art Institute Field Trip

    Thursday, Sep 14, 2017 10:00am–3:00pm

    Art Institute of Chicago, Columbus Drive Entrance, 111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

  680. Jul 20 2017

    2017 ILA Orientation Session

    Thursday, Jul 20, 2017 9:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois State University, Alumni Center, 1101 North Main Street, Normal, IL 61761

  681. Jun 5 2017

    2017 Directors University

    Monday–Thursday, Jun 5–8, 2017 1:00pm

    Illinois State Library, 300 S. Second St., Springfield, IL 62701-1796

  682. May 5 2017

    2017 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 5, 2017 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  683. May 1 2017

    2017 Dinner at the Capitol Hill Club

    Monday, May 1, 2017 7:30pm–10:00pm

    300 First St., SE, Washington, DC 20003

  684. May 1 2017

    2017 National Library Legislative Day

    Monday–Tuesday, May 1–2, 2017 9:00am

    Washington, DC, Washington, DC 20001

  685. Mar 10 2017

    2017 Illinois Youth Services Institute

    Friday–Saturday, Mar 10–11, 2017 8:00am

    Crowne Plaza Springfield, 3000 S Dirksen Pkwy, Springfield, IL 62703

  686. Feb 18 2017

    2017 Trustee Workshop

    Saturday, Feb 18, 2017 8:00am–4:00pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  687. Feb 6 2017

    2017 Legislative Meet-ups

    Monday–Friday, Feb 6–Mar 3, 2017 7:30am

    Various locations and dates., Please see details below.

  688. Oct 18 2016

    2016 ILA Annual Conference

    Tuesday–Thursday, Oct 18–20, 2016 9:00am

    Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, 5555 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018

  689. Jul 22 2016

    2016 ILA Orientation Session

    Friday, Jul 22, 2016 9:00am–3:00pm

    Illinois State University, Alumni Center, 1101 North Main Street, Normal, IL 61761

  690. Jul 11 2016

    Illinois Library Leadership Summit

    Monday–Tuesday, Jul 11–12, 2016 1:00pm

    Illinois State University, Alumni Center, 1101 North Main Street, Normal, IL 61761

  691. May 6 2016

    2016 Reaching Forward Conference

    Friday, May 6, 2016 8:00am–3:30pm

    A Professional Development Conference for Library Staff, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018

  692. Apr 1 2016

    2016 Illinois Youth Services Institute

    Friday–Saturday, Apr 1–2, 2016 8:00am

    Marriott Bloomington-Normal Hotel and Conference Center, 201 Broadway Ave, Normal, IL 61761

  693. Mar 18 2016

    2016 Illinois Association of College and Research Libraries Conference

    Friday, Mar 18, 2016 8:00am–5:00pm

    Chicago Marriott O'Hare, 8535 West Higgins Road, Chicago, IL 60631

  694. Feb 13 2016

    2016 Trustee Workshop

    Saturday, Feb 13, 2016 8:00am–4:00pm

    Chicago Marriott Oak Brook, 1401 W. 22nd Street, Oak Brook, IL 60523

  695. Feb 12 2016

    2016 Legislative Meet-ups

    Friday, Feb 12–19, 2016

    Various locations and dates., Please check events' details below.

  696. Oct 21 2015

    2015 All for One Conference: A Library State of Mind

    Wednesday–Saturday, Oct 21–24, 2015

    Peoria Civic Center, Peoria, IL

  697. Aug 6 2015

    Idea Playground: Youth Services UnCon

    Thursday, Aug 6, 2015

    Dominican University, Parmer Hall, 7900 W Division St., River Forest, IL 60305

  698. Jul 24 2015

    Orientation Session

    Friday, Jul 24, 2015

    Illinois State University, Alumni Center, 1101 North Main, Normal, IL 61761

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